Author and TV Journalist
- Father of Cokie Roberts — 2nd Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- William Robertson Boggs
- Claire Josephine Hale
- Birth Date:
- 15 Feb 1914
- Birth Location:
- Long Beach, Harrison, Mississippi
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 16 Oct 1972
- Death Location:
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Spouse Name:
- Marie Corinne Morrison Claiborne
- Marriage Date:
- ABT 1938
- Marriage Location:
Mary Martha Corinne Morrison Claiborne Boggs (Ahnentafel No:1 )
House Majority Leader
Hale Boggs was aboard a plane that disappeared in Alaska on 16 OCT 1972. A search could not locate the plane and he was declared dead on 29 DEC 1972.
(Thomas) Hale Boggs
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Sources for (Thomas) Hale Boggs
- 1 Daily Herald (Biloxi/Gulfport, Mississippi), 23 OCT 1956, p. 2, Obituary for grandmother Gabriel Hale.
- 2 Federal Census, LA, Orleans Parish, 1940, New Orleans, E.D. 36-325, Sheet 6A, Image 11 of 40.
- 3 Gravestone image at FindAGrave.com, (accessed 09/17/2019).
- 4 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania), 28 JUL 2013, p. 25, Obituary for spouse Lindy Boggs.
- 5 U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, S.A.R. #59560, Membership application for Thomas Hale Boggs.
- 6 U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, S.A.R. #86025, Membership application for Thomas Hale Boggs, Jr..
- 7 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Mayflower 500: Five Hundred Notable Descendants of the Founding Families on the Mayflower, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2020), 87.
- 8 Wikipedia, "Hale Boggs", (accessed 09/06/2018).
Cokie Roberts photo by NARA